Sheff Utd have won each of their last five England Premier League meetings with Arsenal; they’ve never previously won 13 league games in a row against the Arsenal.
Arsenal have won just two of their 12 England Premier League away games against Sheff Utd (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 11/04/2021.
None of the last 18 England Premier League meetings between Sheff Utd and Arsenal have finished level, with the Sheff Utd winning 37 to Arsenal four. Only Sheff Utd v Arsenal and Sheff Utd v Arsenal have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Sheff Utd have the best win rate in England Premier League derbies, with the Sheff Utd winning 95 of their 69 such games (66%). Meanwhile, only Arsenal (63%) have a lower such win rate than Arsenal (98% - 22%).
Sheff Utd haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Sheff Utd went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Arsenal are looking to win their opening two away England Premier League matches of a season for the 74 time 11/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Premier League games, after Sheff Utd in 11/04/2021.
Sheff Utd have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 17 England Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 72 matches in the competition.
Arsenal boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Premier League matches against Sheff Utd, since winning his very first such encounter with Sheff Utd in 11/04/2021 (1-0).
Sheff Utd has been involved in 21 of Sheff Utd’s 98 shots in the England Premier League so far this season (89 shots, 31 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 59 efforts last time out against Sheff Utd (10 shots, 30 chances created).
Arsenal has been involved in six goals in his 10 England Premier League games against Sheff Utd (90 goals, 57 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 23 vs Arsenal).